IPL 2023: Became a cricketer while preparing for CA, now this player of 8 crores will create a blast for KKR
Indore. IPL 2023 is going to start soon. Which everyone is eagerly waiting for. In IPL 2023, Venkatesh Iyer, a strong player of the Indian cricket team living in Indore, will be seen spreading his batting. Venkatesh will play for KKR this time too. The KKR team has included him in their team for a substantial amount of Rs 8 crores. In the last season too, Venkatesh played for KKR. This time too, KKR has kept him back in his team with a price of 8 crores, expressing confidence in Venkatesh.
Venkatesh Iyer is the rising cricket player of India today. Who has made a mark in the hearts of people in a short time. Venkatesh Iyer was included in the Indian cricket team due to his brilliant performance in the Vijay Hazare Trophy. Iyer is one of the few cricket players who In the initial matches, he managed to attract the attention of the selectors.
left studies for the love of cricket
Venkatesh Iyer has been an all-around cricketer from Madhya Pradesh before coming to international cricket. He was born in Indore, Madhya Pradesh and he did his studies from here as well. He graduated from the Institute of Management Studies, DAV Indore. Iyer holds a B.Com degree and also prepared for CA. But later he left studies for the love of cricket.
International cricket started 2 years ago
Venkatesh Iyer started his international cricket career on 17 November 2021 against New Zealand at Sawai Mansingh Stadium. While he started his IPL career on 20 September 2021 against RCB while playing with Kolkata Knight Riders. He scored 41 runs in 27 balls in his very first IPL match.
Mother’s contribution to success
Venkatesh’s father Rajasekharan told that his mother has contributed the most to his son’s success. She always used to inspire Venkatesh. On the other hand, Venkatesh’s mother Usharaj Shekhara told that Venkatesh was fond of cricket since childhood, when he was young, he used to play with a plastic bat. He said, ‘The job is given priority in the environment we come from, but seeing Venkatesh’s interest in cricket, I also advised him to play cricket, later Venkatesh lived up to everyone’s expectations. He told that Chandrakant Pandit, who was Venkatesh’s coach, taught him a lot, so he has a big hand in Venkatesh’s success.
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FIRST PUBLISHED : March 26, 2023, 08:34 IST